and today my guest is Mike Hanson for Bluehost hi Mike thanks for joining us yeah thank you for having me tell us a bit about your role a to do host my current role at Bluehost is a product manager I'm a developer by trade but uh help it helping you know guide and lead the division for the Bluehost product and all the you know enhancements we're doing there now I know Bluehost is recommended by wordpress.org I tell us about some of the advantages that people we get when they go with Boulos for their WordPress site yeah so we try to make the experience as easy as possible you know it's a affordable you can get started and then the experience the new control panel is made to be as easy as it can be and we focus on trying to make it so that you can you know complete tasks or you know fill progress within the new control panel yeah blue sapphire is really excellent for getting more users customized and you also have a custom ICP yep yep we've been building a for the last couple years we've been working on a new control panel it's been out there but we've been iterating and you know enhancing it it's built on react and it uh it's just a slicker experience cool now I know you also have a blue horse also has an optimized WordPress hosting line and it's now called WP Pro I believe yep can you give us a bit of no real what they can get with the WP / oh yeah absolutely that was uh that was actually my team that built that cool so it was a fun project basically it's a it's for it costs a little bit more but you get a lot more you get integrations with jet pack you get security included you get backups included you get off some marketing tools and you get access to our marketing Center and so it's it's a it's kind of going beyond just hosting your website it's going to we're going into territory to help you succeed with your website help you market your website for someone who's trying to decide what would your advice be for someone who's trying to decide between Sherrod WordPress hosting WP pro or VPS I would say that uh most people actually are fine on shared shared is you know that's where we're building all the new stuff right now WordPress pro you can always upgrade into WordPress Pro when you're ready now I know one of the other services that they need help building their site they get help from the blue the most professional services team you're saying yep so we have a pro services team that will help build a website if you if you just say do it do it for me we also have a team called the the WP live team which is basically a phone support consultations you can call in I think $99 a month you can get unlimited phone calls call in you can ask them anything how to create a slider how to insert an image ain't anything nothing's off the table or they're gonna be like guys cool sounds great yeah Bluehost is doing great with all types of WordPress host ich can you share with us anything that might be coming up in the future I think these easier yeah my career beginnings yeah iterating and making things easier we have a couple exciting things I can't say what there's some exciting stuff coming just more integrations you know just making the making tasks easier to complete the integration seem more seamless see there's there's a few features like that so some of the stuff you've seen over the last year more of that more integration and more you know functional features thank you okay so all your WordPress users check out Bluehost or check out our website we've got some reviews and a lot more those might think slot together thanks felony all right like answered Bruce thanks you .
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